Fragment of a relief: actor with mask

Classification
Culture
Dimensions
6 × 6.5 × 4.3 cm
Date
50–1 B.C.
Iconography
Findspot
Inventory
4786
ID
Hyp-769
References
Hekler 1929, 100, no. 91

The fragmentary relief depicts the head of a masked actor.

Marble analyses conducted by Danielle Decrouez (Geneva, Museum of Natural History) and Karl Ramseyer (University of Bern, Institute of Geological Sciences) have shown that the relief was made of Luna (Carrara) marble. Click here for the detailed results.